Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Effect of High-dose Pitavastatin on Glucose Control in Patients With Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Pitavastatin 4 mg orally daily;   Drug: Atorvastatin 20 mg orally daily
Sponsors:   Seoul National University Hospital;   JW Pharmaceutical
Not yet recruiting - verified October 2016

Postprandial Effects of Mixed Herbs and Spices on Pathways Associated With Glucose Homeostasis and Inflammation on PBMCs of Healthy Subjects

Condition:   Healthy
Interventions:   Other: High fat challenge breakfast;   Other: High fat challenge breakfast with mixed-spices
Sponsors:   Lund University;   Anti-Diabetic Food Centre
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Mechanisms of Cerebrovascular Control

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Drug: NOS Inhibition;   Drug: ET-1 Inhibition;   Drug: Placebo;   Device: 3 Tesla MRI;   Device: Intravenous Catheter;   Other: Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Sponsor:   University of Wisconsin, Madison
Not yet recruiting - verified October 2016

The Effect of Whey Protein and Dietary Fibers on Risk Markers of the Metabolic Syndrome and Bone Health

Conditions:   Abdominal Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Type 2 Diabetes;   Cardiovascular Disease
Interventions:   Other: Whey protein powder;   Other: Maltodextrin powder;   Other: High fiber bread;   Other: Low fiber bread
Sponsors:   Aarhus University Hospital;   University of Aarhus;   Rigshospitalet, Denmark;   University of California, Davis;   University of Copenhagen
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Apalutamide Plus Intermittent Hormone Therapy Versus Intermittent Hormone Therapy Alone in Prostate Cancer

Condition:   Prostate Cancer
Interventions:   Drug: Apalutamide;   Drug: IHT
Sponsors:   Robert J Amato;   Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC
Not yet recruiting - verified October 2016

Meal Timing, Genetics and Weight Loss

Condition:   Obesity
Sponsor:   Universidad de Murcia
Recruiting - verified October 2016

A Study to Assess Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of ASP4345 in Patients With Schizophrenia

Condition:   Schizophrenia
Interventions:   Drug: ASP4345;   Drug: Matching Placebo
Sponsor:   Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc.
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Effect of Liraglutide on Cardiovascular Endpoints in Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Patients of South Asian Descent

Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus Type 2;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Cardiovascular Disease;   Diastolic Dysfunction;   Fatty Liver
Interventions:   Drug: Liraglutide;   Drug: Liraglutide - Placebo
Sponsors:   Leiden University Medical Center;   Novo Nordisk A/S
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Metabolic Adaptations to Chronic and Acute Exercise in Overweight Adults (ATX-Study)

Condition:   Healthy
Intervention:   Other: Exercise session
Sponsor:   University of Michigan
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Study to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of PBI-4050 in Type 2 Diabetes Patients With Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Type 2 Diabetes;   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Drug: PBI4050
Sponsor:   ProMetic BioSciences Inc.
Active, not recruiting - verified October 2016

Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection in Treating Patients With Stage I-IIA Testicular Seminoma

Conditions:   Lymphadenopathy;   Stage I Testicular Seminoma;   Stage II Testicular Seminoma
Interventions:   Other: Laboratory Biomarker Analysis;   Procedure: Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection
Sponsors:   University of Southern California;   National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Absorption and Antioxidant Effects of Polyphenolics From Acai

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Acai polyphenolics;   Dietary Supplement: Sugary Beverage
Sponsor:   Texas A&M University
Completed - verified October 2016

An Exercise RCT Targeting African-American Women With Metabolic Syndrome and High Risk for Breast Cancer

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Behavioral: Facility-based Exercise;   Behavioral: Home-based Exercise
Sponsor:   Georgetown University
Active, not recruiting - verified December 2015

ALL-Active: A Family-Based Lifestyle Program for Pediatric Acute Leukemia Patients

Condition:   Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Remission
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: nutritional intervention;   Behavioral: exercise intervention;   Other: follow-up care;   Behavioral: counseling intervention;   Other: quality-of-life assessment;   Other: laboratory biomarker analysis;   Other: questionnaire administration
Sponsors:   Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center;   National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Active, not recruiting - verified October 2016

Efficacy and Safety Study of ALS-L1023 in Patients With Abdominal Obesity of Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Abdominal Obesity Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: ALS-L1023;   Drug: placebo
Sponsor:   Hanmi Pharmaceutical Company Limited
Terminated - verified October 2016

Optimal Timing of Physical Activity in Cancer Treatment

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Vascular Disorders;   Cardiovascular Risk Factors;   Fatigue
Interventions:   Other: A tailored physical activity program during chemotherapy;   Other: A tailored physical activity program after chemotherapy
Sponsor:   University Medical Center Groningen
Recruiting - verified October 2016

Relationship Between Gestational Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes

Conditions:   Gestational Diabetes;   Type 2 Diabetes
Sponsor:   Laval University
Active, not recruiting - verified October 2016

Therapeutic Effectiveness of Vardenafil in Patients With Erectile Dysfunction and Metabolic Syndrome in Daily Clinical Practice

Condition:   Erectile Dysfunction
Intervention:   Drug: Vardenafil (Levitra, BAY38-9456)
Sponsor:   Bayer
Completed - verified October 2016

Integrating the Genetic and Metabolic Faces of Obesity

Conditions:   Insulin Resistance;   Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Behavioral: weight loss;   Drug: thiazolidinedione
Sponsor:   Stanford University
Completed - verified October 2016